Repeats every week until Mon Mar 05 2018 except Mon Feb 19 2018.
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
University Hall Room 41B
This course will offer a comprehensive survey of Imperial Chinese history and culture, from the First Empire of the Qin and Han Dynasties (221 BCE 220 CE), through the Late Imperial China of the Ming (1368– 1644 CE) and Qing (Ch’ing, 1644–1800 CE) Dynasties. We will compare government, foreign relations, economics, and society and culture across all these periods.
Douglas Lee Ph.D. received his M.A. in East Asian studies from the University of Michigan and his doctorate in modern Chinese history from UC Santa Barbara. He also holds a J.D. from Lewis and Clark Law School. He has taught at Portland State University, De Anza College, and OLLI at Dominican University.
Note: This class does not meet on Monday, February 19 due to the Presidents' Day holiday.